- Discipline: Economics and Business
- Organization: Samford University
Art Carden is an Assistant Professor of Economics at Samford University in Birmingham, Alabama. In addition, he is an Adjunct Fellow with the Independent Institute, a Senior Fellow with the Beacon Center of Tennessee, a member of the Adjunct Faculty of the Ludwig von Mises Institute, and a recipient of Charles G. Koch Alum Award. He was a Visiting Research Fellow at the American Institute for Economic Research in 2008, 2009, and 2011 and has had the honor of teaching in summer programs sponsored by the Institute for Humane Studies and the Ludwig von Mises Institute. He also contributes weekly commentaries to Forbes.com. His research has appeared in journals like the Journal of Urban Economics, Public Choice, Contemporary Economic Policy, and Business and Politics, and his commentaries have appeared on Mises.org and ForeignPolicy.com as well as in newspapers like the Tennessean, the Memphis Commercial Appeal, the Los Angeles Business Journal, the Orlando Business Journal, and numerous other outlets.